NORTHUMBERLAND, N.Y. – A 43-year-old man has been arrested
and charged in the rape of a 70-year-old woman.
After a month long investigation, New York State Police-
Wilton arrested 43-year-old Jeffrey A. Tollison of Burgoyne Street in Schuylerville
for Rape in the 1st-degree and Criminal Sexual Act in the 1st-degree.
According to police, Tollison entered the home of an acquaintance
in the town of Northumberland in May 2013 and subjected the 70 year-old
victim to forcible sexual contact. The victim suffered injuries as
a result of the attack and was treated and released from Saratoga Hospital.
Tollison was arraigned in Northumberland Town Court
and committed to the Saratoga County Jail in lieu of $10,000
cash bail or $20,000 bond, to reappear on June 25, 2013.